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Philip Foy      

Full name Philip Arnold Foy

Born October 16, 1891, Axbridge, Somerset, England

Died February 12, 1957, Adrogue, Buenos Aires (aged 65 years 119 days)

Major teams Argentina, Somerset

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 Ct St
First-class 25 40 4 504 72 14.00 0 20 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 25 1524 78 7/84 19.53 7 1
Career statistics
First-class span 1911/12 - 1930
Profile

FOY, MR. PHILIP ARNOLD, who died in the British Hospital, Buenos Aires, on February 12, aged 65, was for many years prominent as a bowler in Argentine cricket. He distinguished himself against the M.C.C. touring side captained by Lord Hawke in 1912. Educated at Bedford school, Foy played for Bedfordshire and when on leave assisted Somerset, for whom, in 1920, he took 31 wickets, average 22.48, and scored 352 runs, with 72 against Essex at Leyton his highest innings in first-class cricket.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack